April 9, 2013
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Word of the Week: Extraneous

This week’s “Word of the Week” is extraneous.  According to The Merriam-Webster Dictionary, extraneous is an adjective that means “not forming a vital part” or “irrelevant.”  Extraneous can also mean “not having to do with the matter at hand” (The … Continue reading

March 20, 2013
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Warren Buffett’s Letter to Shareholders is Clear, Funny

Ben Yagoda in The Chronicle of Higher Education, on Warren Buffett’s 2012 Letter to Shareholders: My favorite part of the letter, improbably, is where Buffett explains why the listed operating expenses for Berkshire Hathaway’s Manufacturing, Service and Retailing group do … Continue reading